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Wide- mouthed, red earthenware mug with a strap handle on a flat foot. Three bands of incised lines encircle the body of the mug at irregular intervals. The interior and exterior of the mug are glazed. The glaze stops short of the foot on the exterior.

Date

1800-1950


Geography


Material/Technique

Earthenware, lead-glazed (redware)


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 3 1/2 in. x 5 1/2 in. x 4 in. (8.89 cm x 13.97 cm x 10.16 cm)
Other (W): 4 in. (10.16 cm)
Other (Mouth Rim W): 5 in. (12.7 cm)


Credit

Purchase, 1960


Object Number

60-75


Colors


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